Photographer's Note

The Parliament Building was designed by architect Eugène-Étienne Taché in a Second Empire style and built between 1877 and 1886, in the heart of Quebec, City's Parliament Hill. The front wall of the building has 26 statues, seven of them was made by the renown French-Canadian sculptor Louis-Philippe Hébert (1850 -1917). This picture shows a part of one of Hébert's sculptures, the Fountain of the Abenaki. Located the center of the Parliament Building. Abenaki is an indigenous ethnic group in Canada, they are recognized as one the First Nations. The other part of the fountain is shown in the Workshop. Another Workshop picture shows the center part of the parliament building with fountain at the bottom of the tower.

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Additional Photos by Barnabas Bozoki (bbarna) Silver Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 49 W: 5 N: 575] (1529)
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